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Reporting to the Head of Global Real Estate, the Director Global Facilities Manager will oversee, plan, and implement facility management practices across UL Solutions’ 150+ locations in 35+ countries across a variety of property types including labs and offices. You will develop, gain alignment, and implement various project initiatives for our Global Footprint to improve safety, cost efficiency and employee experiences. The position will oversee local and regional facilities managers, ensure compliance with all company policies, monitor contractor performance, and negotiate maintenance agreements with contractors through Strategic Sourcing.
This leadership position is responsible for the physical maintenance of buildings, properties and building systems through direct oversight and through dotted line influence in our matrix organization. This includes preparing facilities budgets, controlling capital spend and maintenance expenses within budget and maximizing equipment lifecycles through proper maintenance procedures. Additionally, you will work closely with Regional and Lab Operations and Site Leaders to identify opportunities to clarify roles and responsibilities and improve consistency in standards and execution in the company’s footprint. Through these relationships, develop an understanding of plans at each facility, how the facilities will support these plans, and then synthesize these findings into a course of action. You will act as both tenant and landlord, fulfilling each responsibility/obligation.
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